Deep orange color sunrise shell and golden south sea pearl beautifully hand wrapped in 14k gold filled wire suspended from gold filled satellite chain.
Rare colors sunrise shell is approximately 1.25 inch. Gold south sea pearl is 9-10 mm in size.
***** You will receive this exact necklace as shown. Necklace is 18” long unless otherwise requested.
Sunrise shells are an extremely rare and sacred shell, containing every color of the spectrum, but usually occur in yellow, orange, and red. They are one of the most treasured and colorful shell found on the beaches of Hawaii.
These shells were once the exclusive property of the Hawaiian royalty, truly a wondrous jewel of the sea. They get their name Sunrise shells because of their beautiful color, echoing the sky in a magnificent Hawaii sunrise. They are often found at first light on the beach, when they glow under the luminescent clouds.
They range in size from a dime to a silver dollar. Sunrises are a rare delight and offer their wearers protection and power that goes back thousands of years in Hawaii's rich history.
Elegant tin cup style necklace make with 10 genuine natural metallic silver tahitian pearls and sterling silver cable chain.
Necklace measure 16" with 1.5" extender.
Genuine salt water silver tahitian pearls are 8-9 mm in sizes.
All components are nickel free sterling silver or gold filled.
*** Necklace can be worn as a double strands bracelet.
****As you can see in the photos there are naturally occurring blemishes that give these pearls character. These are stock photos so please note pearls are vary in shape and color.
Tahitian Black Pearls another popular member of the saltwater pearl family. Unlike the Akoya and South Sea saltwater pearls, Tahitian Black pearls are cultured in the black-lipped oyster (Pinctada margaritifera), the largest member of the pearl producing oyster family. The oyster itself is can grow to be up to 1 foot across and weighing in at over 10 pounds. The relatively large size of the oyster often results in much larger than average pearls, with sizes ranging from 8 to 14 mm.